Sold Out! The 2021 AIALA Design Awards is sold out. We cannot not sell walk-up tickets. Thank you to everyone who has registered, all our sponsors for making the event possible, and the 2021 AIALA Design Awards Committee. You are fabulous!
Don’t miss out on the AIALA’s biggest fundraiser of the year! The Design Awards Party makes possible the Chapter’s extraordinary array of programming throughout the year: advocacy, essential professional development programs, the fostering of next generation designers, and more!
Come together. Time to celebrate again. The AIALA’s biggest bash is even more bodacious this year, with a one-of-a-kind starlit night set at SoFi Stadium. Big, bright, airy, open, spacious–and ours for the night.
Theatre seating is out; meet + mingle time between each awards category is in! Be with colleagues, reconnect with life-long peers, or meet brand new fabulous connections against an energetic, electrifying new-era backdrop. Raise a glass together and socialize in an airy setting.
Catch the announcement of the 2021 AIALA Design Award winners, toast the 2021 AIALA Presidential Honorees, indulge in site-specific libations and enjoy a twist on stadium cuisine.
Dress code? Fashion for a sweeping, translucent roof.
The 2021 AIALA Design Awards Party is presented by (longtime friend of the AIALA DAs) Sharpe Interior Systems, Inc.
Awards Ceremony / Thurs. Oct. 28, 2021 | 5:30P – 10P
Regular Price Tickets / end: Friday, October 15, 2021
Sponsorship Deadline / Mon. Oct. 4, 2021
Jury Day / Fri. Sept. 10, 2021
Inside Look: The Design Award Winners
a designer to designer conversation on design excellence
Were you mesmerized by the 2021 AIALA Design Awards winning projects? Don’t miss this deep dive into their design featuring: lively, one-minute talks on the architecture of each project which highlight how the designers resolved challenges, elevated sustainability goals, fulfilled societal aspirations, and achieved design excellence.
This lively and live chat on Zoom includes the 2021 winning designers, a talk with this year’s Gold Medal Recipient Lorcan O’Herlihy, FAIA, a Q&A/conversation with the audience and more!
Submission Due: Monday, August 2nd, 11:59PM
Starting June 1st, registrants will receive an “additional entry form” from Submittable, which is essentially a link by which to submit all required materials and information for your project. Please find the links to the submission materials below:
+ Call for Entries (closed)
Please find below helpful documents and links to assist with becoming a 2030 Signatory and how to submit your project on the ddx platform.